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Opinion: High-speed rail's many benefits

(Source: Politio opinion column by Thomas Hart Jr., May 23, 2012)

The U.S. needs modern public transportation not dependent on oil or traffic patterns. Most developed nations now have high-speed rail, sleek trains that reach more than 200 mph. Here, this option would be most viable in two distinct corridors on the East and West Coasts — the Northeast Corridor, from Boston to Washington, and California.

Full story: Politico

Thursday, May 24, 2012

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